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Happy Holiday Resort Motel

8990 S Highway 16, Rapid City, SD 57702
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Spring, Texas
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We gound the park to be.extremely crowded! We travel in a 40' motor home. The spaces are much too close together with little room for tow vehicle. When we arrived, we questioned our ability to get into space and asked about a different one. We were told everything was booked. We were able to get into the space, but not... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wifi was nonexistent. Bathrooms were filthy. Some of the staff members were very rude. The laundry facilities were in disrepair, dryers didn't work well or at all. Sites were very close together and difficult to get in and out of. Would not stay here again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second stay at Happy Holiday Resort. Both were near perfect. Very friendly staff, clean grounds, rest rooms and showers. Would have given a 5 star except for the abnoxious permanent stayers who were rude and loud to several nearby camping families. They acted like the camp site beside them were off limit and did everything possible to... More 

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Thank Gary M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Good facilities, great showers and bathrooms, love the staff. The showers are cleaned daily, the staff is helpful and when we had packages delivered they brought them to the camper. I would recommend this place to family and friends.

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Bigfork, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

We chose this hotel because they told us our dogs were welcome. But after driving 17 hours to get there, suddenly they were NOT pet friendly (nevermind the managers TWO dogs running all over office)!! We were sold an additional tent site to camp with our dogs. The second day of our week long stay they offered us a cabin... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

Camp host in the office was friendly and had someone take us to our site. Our site had a covered table and while there we encountered a hail storm and moved the table and put our jeep under cover. The baths were old and dated but clean. The only real drawback were the rabbits! Rabbits everywhere! Overpriced for the park... More 

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Thank Joe G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015 via mobile

Traveling across country in our RV, found this campground. By far one of the cleaniest, friendliest and most convenient locations. Very quiet location. Courteous and helpful staff. We look forward to returning!

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Thank Jamie S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015 via mobile

This place is so much better than a KOA. Has 24 hour laundry and ample restrooms and showers. Had a small arcade and playground for kids. Even has a computer to use in office. Buildings are a bit dated but functional. Grounds are clean and very roomy. Manager was great and made sure we got everything we needed.

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Moorhead, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

We spent two nights in one of the rustic cabins. We knew there was no AC so brought our own fan. Cabin was warm but definitely cooled off during the night. Cabin was what we expected. Cabin was clean but rustic. Shower areas could use a little updating. Cabins would benefit if screen doors were added to provide additional outside... More 

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Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

We stayed three nights in the campground. It was a very nice place. The people in the office/store were very helpful. They accompanied us to the campground and helped pick out a great place for us and even helped us get started setting up. We had a covered picnic table that was nice. Would stay here again! wifi was spotty,... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your best location for a Black Hills vacation! Small, intimate property away from city noise. Perfectly situated between Rapid City and Mt Rushmore, directly across Highway 16 from Reptile Gardens. Friendly service, AAA rated, free high speed wireless Internet access in all rooms, free local calls, continental breakfast. Full service resort, heated pools, recreation center, playground, laundry, groceries, and gifts. Also have log cabins available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Happy Holiday Resort Motel

Address: 8990 S Highway 16, Rapid City, SD 57702
Location: United States > South Dakota > Rapid City
Price Range: $39 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 31
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Rapid City
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